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Facing Deportation, Union City Man Awaits Presidential Reprieve

8-25-14
A Union City man is facing deportation but remains hopeful for an executive order from President Obama which would allow individuals, who have been in the country for over 20 years, to remain.
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NJ is One of Few States To Impose Two “Death Taxes”

8-25-14
New Jersey is one of a few states that impose two "Death Taxes" on assets people inherit.

New Jersey lawmakers question police military gear

8-25-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Some New Jersey lawmakers are calling for a review of a military program that has delivered millions of dollars-worth of surplus military equipment to local law enforcement agencies. A spokeswoman for the federal Defense ...

New Jersey evaluates new method of raising marshes

8-25-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie's administration and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are launching a study of the effectiveness of new methods to protect coastal towns from storms. Officials announced Monday that the $8 million project ...

NJ governor stumps for Illinois GOP Rauner

8-25-14
CHICAGO (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is questioning the motivation behind Illinois' new same-day voter registration and the state's certified ballot as he campaigns for Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner (ROW-nur). Christie is ...

New Jersey trying to boost Farm to School program

8-25-14
PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's Farm-to-School program is getting some updates. Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno, serving as acting governor while Chris Christie is out of state, signed five laws intended to help the program during a stop Monday at a ...

New Jersey lawmakers may change inheritance tax

8-24-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey lawmakers are looking into repealing new Jersey's inheritance tax and raising the threshold for paying an estate tax. The state is one of only two that taxes both now, according to The Record (http://bit.ly/1p4cfEn). ...

Mom of boys with Lyme disease fights for chickens

8-23-14
BRIDGETON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman is fighting to keep the chickens she bought to eat ticks after her sons contracted Lyme disease. NBC40 reports (http://bit.ly/1BOrsDS ) that Jamie Warner wants Bridgeton City Council to change an ordinance ...

New Jersey’s Weedman in fight to appear on ballot

8-23-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The perpetual New Jersey political candidate who calls himself Weedman has some obstacles to getting on the ballot for a congressional race this fall. Ed Forchion (FOR'-chin) is appealing a decision that found he failed to ...
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8-23-14
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